Being Bullied by Bullies

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ~Eleanor Roosevelt Lately I’ve been seeing news articles, social media posts and hearing word from the streets about today’s topic – even in my lil corner of the world. So I thought I’d write about another issue that plagues our society. Suicide caused by bullying.… Continue reading Being Bullied by Bullies

Mitakuye O’yasin – We Are All Related

On many Native American pages or groups on social media, you’ll see the phrase “Mitakuye O’yasin”. It is expressed in many Native American prayers. To the Lakota people of North America it means oneness and harmony with all forms of life: other people, animals, birds, insects, trees and plants, and even rocks, rivers, mountains and… Continue reading Mitakuye O’yasin – We Are All Related

Insight Into Some Of My Posts

Perhaps you’ve read some of my political posts. Maybe your views are different from mine and you choose to not read something that might challenge those views. Or maybe you’ve seen them but chose to not read them because, like me, you’ve had it with all things political. That’s ok, I understand but I hope… Continue reading Insight Into Some Of My Posts

Learning from Crayons

Prayers to my fellow New Yorkers. So proud of all who showed up for the Halloween parade just hours after the terrorist attack.  “We could learn a lot from crayons; some are sharp, some are pretty, some are dull, while others bright, some have weird names, but they all have learned to live together in… Continue reading Learning from Crayons

Freedom is Not Free

“If you’re not ready to die for it, put the word ‘freedom’ out of your vocabulary” ~Malcolm X Protesting has been a way to make changes in the county since we became free from control of other countries. In recent years, masses of people have protested various injustices that they feel. Some have even protest… Continue reading Freedom is Not Free

#VegasStrong  #HurricaneSurvivor  #Compassion #Empathy #Tolerance

“When you put your foot on the gas pedal and push it all the way to the floor and the RPM’s was all the way to the red line, what happens to the engine after a period of time?” ~My former psychology teacher We are living in stressful times aren’t we? Three hurricanes in a… Continue reading #VegasStrong  #HurricaneSurvivor  #Compassion #Empathy #Tolerance

Be the Change…

“You must be the change you want to see in the world.” ~Mahatma Gandhi (863 words) I’ll bet there are a couple people reading this who don’t like what they are seeing in the world whether it’s in your own life or the world as a whole. Maybe you want things to change but you… Continue reading Be the Change…